2019 Kia Optima Gets Refreshed Appearance & Technologies

2019 Kia Optima Fishkill NY

For almost 20 years, the Kia Optima has been the sedan of choice for many families living in the Mid Hudson Valley, New York because of its combination of exceptional fuel economy (rated at up to an EPA-estimated 37 mpg highway for the 2019 edition) and a number of top-notch amenities inside.

The 2019 Kia Optima continues the portfolio of features the 4th generation of this sedan has to offer including the following standard and available ones:

  • Smart Key with push button start & Smart Trunk auto-opening capability
  • Panoramic sunroof with a power sunshade
  • Rear camera display to help with parallel parking
  • Dual-zone automatic temperature control
  • Heated & ventilated front seats and heated rear seats

But there are some significant changes you’ll find inside the latest edition of the Optima. Let’s take a look at what’s new in this popular Kia model.

2019 Kia Optima Poughkeepsie NY

Enhanced Feature Lineup

Every 2019 Kia Optima at our dealership serving Fishkill & Beacon NY comes equipped with an updated UVO telematics and infotainment system with an 8” touchscreen display. There are a couple of different options to choose from, the first being UVO play that gives you Apple CarPlay & Android Auto compatibility, a USB cable, Siri Eyes Free voice recognition and more.

The second is UVO link that adds SiriusXM satellite radio, on-demand diagnostics, remote door lock/unlock and more. The final one is UVO link with Navigation that provides a GPS navigation system that includes MY POIs and Map Care for 2 free map updates per year.

Following in the footsteps of its predecessor, the 2019 Kia Optima has been named an IIHS Top Safety Pick+ because of its performance in collision testing, so you and your family will be safe in the event of an accident, and LED headlights with dynamic bending light to improve visibility while making turns.

The update here is the standard equipment some of the Optima’s previously upgrade-only Advanced Driver Assistance Systems that help prevent accidents in the first place, such as:

  • Forward Collision-Avoidance Assist
  • Forward Collision Warning
  • Driver Attention Warning
  • Lane Keep Assist
  • Lane Departure Warning
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Improved Look & Feel

Each 2019 Kia Optima trim has been enhanced in the appearance department. For starters, Stinger-inspired LED daytime running lights, a new 16" alloy wheel design & a matte gray-finish grille comes equipped on the Optima LX.

The Optima S ups the ante with the following design updates:

  • New projection beam fog lamps
  • LED taillights
  • Dual chrome exhaust tips
  • Sport side sills with gloss black trim
  • Gloss black grille
  • 18” alloy wheels

New leather seating surfaces with front seat heaters, dual chrome exhaust and a new 17" alloy wheel design are all included in the 2019 Optima EX. Finally, the Optima SX (including the Limited Package also known as the SXL) now offers:

  • European-styled red and black two-tone sport leather-trimmed seats
  • SXL-exclusive 2-tone bronze & black interior with Nappa leather seating surfaces
  • Ambient interior lighting
  • Gloss black door pillars & side moldings
  • Heated sport steering wheel
  • Sport bumper with new LED fog lights
  • Redesigned 18” wheels

Dutchess Kia will help you find the right 2019 Kia Optima for your driving needs and budget at our Poughkeepsie NY dealership location. Contact our team today to learn more about the models we have in stock or to set up your own Optima test drive!

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